Our Guide to Whitby

Everything you need to make your visit perfect!

Welcome to our Guide to Whitby Blog

 

Here you can find everything you need to know about news, events and more, to plan your perfect trip to Whitby.

Award winning: Hetty & Betty crowned Best Hospitality Business of the Year in the Yorkshire Coast region. 

We are very proud to announce that we have been named as the Best Hospitality Business of the Year in the Yorkshire Coast Region.

Read more about our amazing award and what it means here

 

Top Tips on how to spend Valentine’s Day in whitby  

Whitby is a romantic place all year round, but there’s something even more special on a cold winter’s day. See our top tips on how to spend Valentine’s in Whitby  

Find out more here 

Best Shops in Whitby Blog

 

Dog Friendly Whitby

A day out or holiday choices can be limited when visiting with your beloved four legged friends, but here in Whitby dogs are welcomed.

Read more about dog friendly Whitby….

Image: Dog

5 Reasons to Visit Whitby in the Winter

In winter there is just something magical about Whitby. The quaint little houses and shops shining cosy lights, the cobbles on the narrow streets shining in the streetlight, and the fresh sea air blowing in.

Find out why we recommend a Whitby Winter visit…

Photo credit: View Yorkshire

Photo of Whitby landscape

 

Louis the Peacock, Whitby’s most colourful resident

Whitby has a very interesting and varied nautical history, but the story of Whitby’s Louis the Peacock is firmly based on land, Flamingo Land to be exact…

Find out all about Whitby’s colourful former resident and how he inspired our decor here….

Things to do in Whitby